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Plants and Animals - STEM Professional Development from WGBH

Course Description:

"This course will help you refine your students' examination of how both the structures and functions of plants and animals help them meet their needs as living things. You will explore strategies for the use of concept maps, and effective uses of live plants and animals in the classroom. You will learn how to better present to your students the idea that plants are producers, and animals, consumers.

Note: This is a facilitated course. Learners submit coursework and participate in asynchronous discussions throughout the course term, and receive graded feedback.

For assignments and evaluation details, see the full Syllabus.

Similar to an in-person undergraduate or graduate-level course, the number of hours identified for this course reflects the expected amount of time learners will spend online, but does not reflect the total time spent completing coursework and assignments offline.

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